Economy / Law

Fields of Research

Technology Research:
  • Sensor-fusion for situational awareness of autonomous ships
  • Augmented Reality Solutions for shipbuilding and ship operations
  • Use of immersive Virtual Reality for maritime training and marketing
  • Dataflow analysis for more accurate sustainability information
  • Development of agile and lean design methods
Business and Management Research:
  • Autonomous shipping transition and related business innovations
  • Industrial value creation and firm strategies in global context
  • Digitalization opportunities in maritime business
  • International supply-chain management
Maritime Studies:
  • Maritime transport and infrastructure
  • Maritime clusters
  • Port networks and port operations
  • Maritime safety
  • Corporate social responsibility in shipping
Legal Research:
  • Regulatory effects of disruptive maritime technologies
  • Contractual governance and structures in maritime industries

Research Group and Institutes